The V.S. Sobolev Institute of Geology and Mineralogy of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IGM SB RAS) is among the leading academic institutions in Russia. It performs both pure and applied research in various fields of geosciences: geodynamics, tectonics, magmatism, metamorphism, petrology, geochemistry, mineral formation, metallogeny, environment and climate global change, engineering geology, geo-information technologies, etc. Currently the Institute comprises eighteen laboratories and several technological groups which belong to two divisions: geology and mineralogy. IGM employs about 700 people in total, among them about 400 researchers, more than 200 doctors and candidates of sciences (over 70 and 180, respectively).

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Institute of Geology and Mineralogy SB RAS